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Indian Mound & Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Standing on ground occupied for thousands of years

Small museum, great collection of artifacts. Easy to tour. The mound is interesting and you can use... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
896kathleenk
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Spring Fling

Very inclusive collection of artifacts, plus, huge Indian Mound. Paintings and depictions of how... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
BCTypical
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Pendleton, Indiana
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The Florence Indian Mound Museum is dedicated to the interpretation of the prehistoric culture of the Shoals area.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1028 S Court St, Florence, AL 35630-6116
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Small museum, great collection of artifacts. Easy to tour. The mound is interesting and you can use your imagination to hearken back to long ago times.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Very inclusive collection of artifacts, plus, huge Indian Mound. Paintings and depictions of how tools were used.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

The museum is nice but there is not so much here to see or do. It is a nice way t spend an hour or so.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

The mound and museum is such a great stop for the whole family - there’s something for everyone to see and learn. Fascinating piece of Florence’s history!

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Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

The Indian Mound Museum is a clean, clear and well curated local treasure. Brian is a great guide. We'll be back and I will take my college class there in the fall

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Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Very helpful staff and very interesting facts and history. Mound is neat but not much on it to see. 70 steps to the top!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

Since renovating the place, it is even better! Amazing collection of artifacts and the "cave" effect is enjoyable! Worth the visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Brian M, Curator at Indian Mound & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thanks for stopping in, glad you enjoyed the museum!

Reviewed July 25, 2018

Small museum with so much inside. Well worth the stop. Lay out is great and staff was very informative.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Brian M, Curator at Indian Mound & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

We appreciate your support, thank you for visiting!

Reviewed June 22, 2018

A self guided tour and video explains the history and origin of the large Indian Mound. they have an excellent display of arrow and spear points, tools and fishing hooks used by the native tribes. Very nicely displayed and labeled. One of the treasures of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

We climbed the stairs to the top of the mound and was humbled that this was built more than 2000 years ago. Last time we were here the museum was a little shack. What an improvement and all the information was great. A special place...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Brian M, Curator at Indian Mound & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for visiting--glad you enjoyed the experience!

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Charlie T
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The charge for adult admission is currently $5.00, but you can park in the parking lot and visit the indian mound for free.
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